Paris Sales Decline After Terror Attacks

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Paris stores have seen a sharp drop in footfall and sales in the wake of a series of terror attacks that killed 17 people last week, data released Tuesday showed. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Retail

Matthew Kaness Named CEO of ModCloth

He will also join as a member of the board.

clock January 12, 2015Lisa Lockwood

Stella McCartney Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Stella McCartney Pre-Fall 2015

McCartney’s pre-fall lineup was an astute refresh of wardrobe staples.

clock January 12, 2015Jessica Iredale

Fashion Scoops

Harry Winston Teams With AmfAR

The venture marks the single largest corporate partnership in the foundation’s 30 years.

clock January 13, 2015Lauren McCarthy

Allude's crewneck, raised stripe tunic, both in fine-gauge wool and cashmere, and brushed wool and cashmere maxiskirt. Unützer leather boots.

Business Features

German Fashion Industry Looks to Boost Global Profile

In an effort to bolster the fragmented and often under-recognized German fashion scene, this month’s Berlin fashion week will be a meeting of the minds.

clock January 14, 2015Melissa Drier

Valentino Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Valentino Pre-Fall 2015

Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli said they wanted to send out a message of “peace, love and harmony” with their collection.

clock January 13, 2015Alessandra Turra

Jennifer Brachmann

Sportswear

Berlin Fashion Week: Ones To Watch

Some new faces on Berlin’s fashion radar.

clock January 14, 2015Melissa Drier and Jessica Saltz

Acne Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Acne Pre-Fall 2015

“A big move toward feminism” is how Jonny Johansson introduced his pre-fall effort.

clock January 13, 2015Laurent Folcher

Financial

Paris Sees Drop in Sales After Terrorist Attacks

Revenues on the first weekend of the sales fell 8.3 percent nationwide, the survey by Toluna found.

clock January 13, 2015Joelle Diderich

Akris Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Akris Pre-Fall 2015

Albert Kriemler’s collection included two different groups of looks.

clock January 13, 2015Jessica Iredale

Media

New York Times to Launch New Section

Men’s fashion and lifestyle section to bow in April.

clock January 13, 2015Alexandra Steigrad

Haute Hippie RTW Spring 2015

Financial

Haute Hippie Seen Looking For Partner

Contemporary brand said to be drawing interest from to be drawing interest from would-be investors.

clock January 13, 2015Evan Clark

President Obama is pressing for increased cybersecurity measures.

Retail

Obama Pushes for Greater Cybersecurity

His legislative proposal aims to increase the amount of information companies share with the government on cyber threats and attacks.

clock January 13, 2015Kristi Ellis

Stephanie George

Media

Stephanie George Rejoins Fairchild Fashion Media

Stephanie George has been appointed vice chairman of WWD parent Fairchild Fashion Media Inc., a division of Penske Media Corp., effective February 2015.

clock January 14, 2015WWD Staff

Joel Horowitz, Diane von Furstenberg and Michael Gould.

Financial

Diane von Furstenberg, Joel Horowitz Talk Concessions at Financo Forum

At the annual Financo Forum, Diane von Furstenberg and Joel Horowitz, the co-chairmen of DVF Studio, stirred up the crowd with a candid parlay.

clock January 14, 2015David Moin and Vicki M. Young

Textiles

Guilty Verdicts Issued in Prato Trial

More than a year after a fire in a Prato, Tuscany, factory killed seven garment workers, Judge Silvia Isidori issued a guilty verdict.

clock January 14, 2015Cynthia Martens

Shoppers can use "memory" mirrors while trying out merchandise.

Retail

Neiman Marcus Expands Digital Experience

In a small space inside Neiman Marcus Direct in Dallas, the luxury chain manages a big mission — evaluating, designing and testing new technologies.

clock January 14, 2015David Moin

Kate Hudson in Versace and Forevermark.

Fashion Scoops

Kate Hudson’s Stylist Talks Golden Globes Choices

Kate Hudson is used to making a statement with her body-hugging red carpet gowns like the white Atelier Versace she wore at Sunday’s Golden Globes.

clock January 14, 2015Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Farfetch Adds Boutiques and Executives

Online fashion boutique Farfetch has added two Middle Eastern boutiques, AlOthman and Al Ostoura, to its site.

clock January 14, 2015Vicki M. Young

Fashion Scoops

Macy’s to Sponsor Go Red for Women Red Dress Collection

Macy’s will be this year’s presenting sponsor for the Go Red for Women Red Dress Collection, the celebrity-studded runway show set for Feb. 12.

clock January 14, 2015Rosemary Feitelberg

Anna Cleveland with Pat Cleveland in the Lanvin spring campaign.

Media

Lanvin Spring Campaign: Celebrating Model Offspring

The French house invited veteran models Violetta Sanchez, Pat Cleveland and Kirsten Owen to pose with their daughters.

clock January 14, 2015Miles Socha and Joelle Diderich

Sasha Pivovarova in Balenciaga's spring 2015 campaign.

Media

Sasha Pivovarova Fronts Balenciaga’s Spring Campaign

Alexander Wang cast his spring Balenciaga campaign in a softer light than fall.

clock January 14, 2015Jessica Iredale

Media

Valentino Taps Michal Pudelka to Shoot Spring Ads

Valentino’s creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli tapped a relatively unknown photographer for their spring ad campaign: Michal Pudelka.

clock January 14, 2015Luisa Zargani

Financial

Bebe Shares Jump on Guidance Boost

Bebe registers 8 percent increase in quarterly same-store sales.

clock January 14, 2015Arnold J. Karr

Essentialist

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The Estée Lauder beauty hub at Debenhams

Business

Debenhams Collapses Hours After Arcadia Files for Bankruptcy

clock 1hSamantha Conti

Social Studies

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